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Gerrit Dou

Dutch, 1613–1675

Girl at a Window

c.1655

Medium Oil on panel
Dimensions 10 9/16 × 7 1/2 in. (26.9 × 19 cm) Frame: 15 1/8 × 12 3/16 × 1 7/8 in. (38.4 × 31 × 4.8 cm)
Object Number 1955.716
Acquisition Acquired by Sterling and Francine Clark before 1955
Status Off View

Image Caption

Gerrit Dou, Girl at a Window, c.1655, Oil on panel. The Clark Art Institute, 1955.716.

Provenance

Possibly Cornelis Wittert van Valkenburg (his sale, Rotterdam, 11 April 1731, no. 26); (sale, Amsterdam, 9 April 1734, no. 5); Robert de Neuville, Leiden (his sale, Leiden, 15 March 1736, no. 1); L. B. Coclers, Amsterdam (his sale, Amsterdam, 7 August 1811;) J. Goll van Frankenstein, Amsterdam (by 1833); J.F. van Lennep, Amsterdam (by 1872, until at least 1890); Messchert van Vollenhoven, Amsterdam (his sale, Amsterdam, 29 March 1892, no. 2, sold to Wertheimer); [Asher Wertheimer, London, 1892-1893, sold to Thomas, May 1893]*; George C. Thomas, Philadelphia; George C. Thomas, Jr., New York, his son, by descent (1909-1919); [M. Knoedler & Co., New York, sold to Clark in 1922]; Robert Sterling Clark, purchased 1 June 1922; Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 1955.

*provenance relating to second version or replica of Clark painting: [Sedelmeyer Gallery, Paris; sold to Wassermann]; Max Wassermann, Paris (by 1898, d. 1932), until at least 1913.








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